Bosasa bribed its way into contracts. Meet the four-year-old who paid the price.
Disease-spreading mozzies may be getting wise to our best defences, but science is fighting back.
Finally capping its own medics, the country must now retain them and coax them into rural areas.
Are social media algorithms designed to prey the mental health of women and people of colour?
Most of us would rather not know what happens to our bodies after death. But that breakdown gives birth to new life in unexpected ways.
C-sections may result in fewer lawsuits, but they are not always the best option.
The substances that cause cancer leave their fingerprints behind. Now, the world may be closer than ever to unravelling the clues hidden in our DNA.
When TB strikes, the fight to live can come at the cost of a way of life for the country's nomads. This could help ease the pain.
Find out which nordic nation radically cut teenage smoking, drinking and drug use and how they did it.
As South Africa enters level two of its national lockdown, international travel remains restricted. One of the few exceptions are repatriation flights, which require a mandatory quarantine period. But the toll of mounting stress and isolation may have long-term consequences on people’s mental health.
A disease that claims the lives of two children under five a minute worldwide has hit drought-stricken Kenya hard, its spread driven by malnutrition.
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Dangerous myths persist about people living with albinism, but a community in Malawi has had enough.
With the severe effects of the habit on the unborn child now widely known, why do pregnant mothers refuse to give up?
Political, security and cultural complications – not least a refusal to believe that Ebola exists – have thwarted efforts to overcome...
Go inside the international network of women willing to break the law to give people access to termination of pregnancy services.